Vocalist Vincent Bennett of Massachusetts metallers THE ACACIA STRAIN talked about some of his tattoos for PitCam Production's "Behind The Ink" segment. The clip, which was filmed on April 19, 2011 in Berlin, Germany, can be viewed below.THE ACACIA STRAIN will take part in this summer's Vans Warped Tour, which kicks off in Dallas, Texas on June 24 and ends in Hillsboro, Oregon on August 14. The band will play songs from its entire catalog, including its latest album, "Wormwood", which came out in July 2010.
"Wormwood" sold around 6,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 67 on The Billboard 200 chart. THE ACACIA STRAIN's previous CD, "Continent", opened with 5,600 units to land at No. 107. "Wormwood" was recorded at Planet Z Studios in Hadley, Massachusetts with Chris "Zeuss" Harris (HATEBREED, CHIMAIRA, SHADOWS FALL) handling producing, mixing and mastering. The CD features three guest vocalists HATEBREED's Jamey Jasta, 100 DEMONS' Bruce LePage and Kyle Chard of BORN LOW.